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Beach and Sun!!!

Another wonderful vacation on Kiawah Island with great friends. So enjoyed the beach, pool and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
via mobile
Wonderful vacation, can't wait to come back!

Kiawah is a gorgeous island! We did several of the tours kiawah resort has to offer - wildlife bike... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sara T
Ellicott City, Maryland
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A major golf course, beautiful beaches and miles of conservation land make this private island a desirable attraction.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Kiawah Island, SC
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Another wonderful vacation on Kiawah Island with great friends. So enjoyed the beach, pool and rental bikes. You can bike and walk for miles whether on the beach or bike/walking paths. Property sizes and prices in a wide range to fit many budgets. Wonderful shopping,...More

Thank JMBrown
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Kiawah is a gorgeous island! We did several of the tours kiawah resort has to offer - wildlife bike tour, sunset cruise, and twilight kayak. All were great, I highly recommend! We spent a lot of time at the beach and we loved how we...More

Thank Sara T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Once again, had a great restful stay on Kiawah. We love that the beaches aren't crowded and the calmness of the waves are great for young kids. The proximity to great restaurants in Charleston is a plus.

Thank jbentonclark
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've had the opportunity to visit several of the SC and GA beaches, but have yet to find anywhere that lives up to Kiawah. Although it has grown tremendously, it still maintains its quaint, laid back vibe. The beach itself cannot be beat! Unless you're...More

Thank yduncan
Reviewed 1 week ago

This island is gorgeous in every way; beautiful landscaping, paved bike trails, the beach, the architecture of the houses.......just amazing. We will be back! We loved being able to bike to breakfast every day, bike on the beach and swim in the warm water!

Thank myangel6
Reviewed 1 week ago

The grounds are amazing. The beach is wide with from sand, good shelling and easy waves for boogie boarding. Long, long walks or bike rides on the beach is great. The bike paths are fun, some areas not well drained when it rains and lots...More

Thank babalu w
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful place for a family vacation. Long bike trails with beautiful live oaks. Lots of beach access. The island offers day camps for kids and naturalist tours. Several incredible restaurants and a shopping center just outside this gated community.

Thank Jaboy84
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love this place so much we recently purchased a second home here. I can't say enough about the natural beauty of the island. We love the bike trails, beach and the marsh land. A must visit!

Thank Scott N Tiffany M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you love golf you will like it here. It's a beautiful setting between the ocean and water inlets. Lots of nature including alligators and insects. To get in the actual island you will need to go past guard gate. Inside you will find beautiful...More

1  Thank kris t
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are few places on the south east Coast of the US that provide the natural beauty and overall level of comfort for the traveler like Kiawah Island. Much of the time the beaches are almost empty, the 30 minute access to Downtown Charleston and...More

Thank norrisgentry
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29 November 2016|
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Response from Phyllis906 | Reviewed this property |
The Santuary is simply beautiful. The lobby is elegant. I think they'll be thrilled. The lobby patio opens to a lush green lawn that spills down to the beach. Maybe arrange for Sunday brunch at Jasmine Porch. I hope... More
Kathy H
7 November 2016|
Response from serenity2222 | Reviewed this property |
Check directly with Kiawah - it often depends on the number of children in that age group at that juncture. IMOHO&E, they're NOT too reliable with delivering the SERVICES they promise, and their maintenance is lacking (pool... More
21 December 2015|
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Response from Meheryar B | Reviewed this property |
There are a number of shops renting bicycles on the Sanctuary so I am sure you will get one. There are indoor pool in fitness club which may be heated but I am not sure.